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Posted on: February 28th, 2014
The account of the construction of the Tabernacle in Vayakhel-Pekudei is built around the number seven.
Posted on: February 21st, 2014
Vayakhel is Moses’ response to the wild abandon of the crowd that gathered around Aaron and made the golden calf.
Posted on: February 14th, 2014
Sometimes, despite your best efforts, you fail. Such is life.
Posted on: February 6th, 2014
In Judaism, monarchy had little or no religious function.
Posted on: January 30th, 2014
So long as every crisis was dealt with by Moses and miracles, the Israelite default response was complaint.
Posted on: January 23rd, 2014
Two laws have to do with the Israelites’ experience of being an oppressed minority:
Posted on: January 17th, 2014
Only in Judaism was God’s self-disclosure not to an individual or a group (the elders) but to an entire nation.
Posted on: January 9th, 2014
A fundamental principle of leadership is being taught here.
Posted on: January 2nd, 2014
Moses did not speak about today or tomorrow. He spoke about the distant future.
Posted on: December 27th, 2013
We sense the pressure Moses is under.
Posted on: December 19th, 2013
six heroines, six courageous women without whom there would not have been a Moses.
Posted on: December 12th, 2013
It is not difficult to understand the care Joseph took to ensure that Jacob would bless the firstborn first.
Posted on: December 5th, 2013
The family had reached deadlock.
Posted on: November 28th, 2013
Joseph may have known ancient Egyptian traditions about seven-year famines.
Posted on: October 24th, 2013
The purchase of the Cave of Machpelah is evidently a highly significant event because it is recorded in great detail.
Posted on: October 10th, 2013
Leaders lead. They don’t conform for the sake of conforming. They don’t do what others do merely because others are doing it. They think outside the box. They march to a different tune.
Posted on: September 25th, 2013
Could we understand the history of Israel without its prehistory, the stories of Abraham and Sarah and their children?
Posted on: September 4th, 2013
It was Moses who mediated with God.
Posted on: August 29th, 2013
The Torah scroll is the nearest Judaism comes to endowing a physical entity with sanctity.
Posted on: August 22nd, 2013
The ancients saw the gods in nature, never more so than in thinking about the harvest and all that accompanied it.
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